Peace comes from within
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.
I am the miracle.
Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.
Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Of all the worldly passions, lust is the most intense. All other worldly passions seem to follow in its train.
The tongue like a sharp knife... Kills without drawing blood.
When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear. Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
All things appear and disappear because of the concurrence of causes and conditions. Nothing ever exists entirely alone; everything is in relationship to everything else.
There is, Oh Monks, a not-born, a not-become, a not-made, a not-compounded. Monks, if that unborn, not-become, not-made, not-compounded were not, there would be no escape from this here that is born, become, made and compounded.